My Ultimate Top 10 Autism Dating Articles

Here’s a list of the ultimate Top 10 Autism Dating Articles from this blog, Thrive with Aspergers. I went through the WordPress statistics for my site, searching for the 10 most popular/viewed articles on dating since I started the blog. Here’s what I found, listed from #10 to #1! #10 Who Else Wants Friendship and Dating Tips […]

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Defend Yourself Against Manipulative People

Chinese water torture is a process in which water is slowly dripped onto a person’s forehead, allegedly driving the restrained victim insane. (from the Wikipedia definition). I’ve experienced emotional Chinese water torture in some relationships! Years ago, an acquantaince (I’ll call him George)  slowly drove me to the brink of emotional exhaustion. As I got to know […]

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Dating and Aspergers

Dating and Aspergers: Can The Two Go Together? It’s hard enough to date, period. But dating and Aspergers can seem incompatible.   As one Aspie said, “How do you know when a person is interested, friendly, or annoyed?” That comes back to learning how to read body language and signals. Which, of course, is the […]

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Famous People With Aspergers: Tim Page

“The features of character are carved out of adversity.” Paul Barnett.Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule When I think of famous people with Aspergers, Tim Page is one person who comes to mind. Tim Page is an American writer, editor, Pulitzer Prize winning music critic, producer, and professor. We can learn much from famous Asperger adults […]

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Is Understanding and Spotting Manipulative Behavior Essential?

Yesterday, my wife and I went to our local car dealership to “purchase” our leased vehicle. We met Beth (not her real name), the sales representative, who escorted us to a comfortable desk and chairs. She told us that we could purchase our vehicle for the quoted amount on our lease — plus $2000 extra. […]

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